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Dream Like a Turtle

Stick your head out Some folks are easily swayed by the opinions of others. Some are more likely to say, “What other people think of me is really none of my business.” Each must make a choice, to remain stationary or move forward. Did you know that a turtle cannot move unless it sticks itsRead More

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The Magic of Mindset

“Reason” is a more acceptable word for “excuse” When faced with a busy schedule, a new challenge, or confronting the things you don’t want to do, do you come up with a list of “reasons” to avoid action? The more “reasoning” you do, the easier it becomes. In this way, such EXCUSES lead only toRead More

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Our Allergy Story

UPDATE: Four Years after the original post, I’ve edited this with the latest information and new resources. You can also join us in our kitchen here. Hello. My name is Angie and I’m a mother of allergic children. The struggle started early in my mothering career, during a time when I functioned as a singleRead More

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How Strong is your Signal?

Do you crave connection? Are you looking for more from your relationships? As our online presence grows, do we end up losing more of our real life? Facebook messenger keeps me connected to friends and family – extremely vital during my years spent miles or oceans away from home. However, Facebook also harbors drama, whichRead More

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A Library of Friends

I’ve been thinking more and more about how people crave genuine connection. Everyone has a unique story and everyone wants to be heard. Maybe some of our covers are more enticing than others, drawing people to us. Maybe some of our covers are worn and frayed, needing gentle care. Regardless, as the Doctor says, “We’reRead More

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Don’t be the Worm

Sleeping comes naturally to some while more challenging to others. The same is true of waking and getting on with the day. Most people will claim to be either an “early bird” or a “night owl,” though the majority of people seem to be in an in-between “third bird” category. Going to sleep is usuallyRead More


How Smart are you?

When it comes to setting goals, do you make big plans with little follow through? Do you have several To-Do lists but no action plan? When planning for success in any area of life, setting goals aids us in evaluating progress. What if you don’t know how to start? Maybe you have a racing mindRead More